|Other Minds Festival: OM 8: Djerassi Resident Artists Program Panel Discussions - Other Minds|
Prior to each annual Other Minds Festival the featured composers have traditionally gathered together for a number of days at the Djerassi Resident Artists Program in Woodside CA., to meet each other and offer presentations about their works. In this program, recorded from March 3-5, 2002, you get the rare and invaluable opportunity of sitting in on these far ranging and interactive discussions, which provide insight into each composer’s early experiences and style of composing...
Keywords: californialightandsound; Other Mind Festival; OM 8; Panel discussion; lecture; music; new music; jazz; 20th century classical; composition; world music; electronic music
|Other Minds Festival: OM 7: Concerts 1-3 & Artist Forums - Other Minds|
The 7th Other Minds Festival of New Music (OM 7) was held on March 8-10, 2001 at the Cowell Theater of the Fort Mason Center, in San Francisco. Concert 1: Beginning a new tradition, the first night’s festivities began with a panel discussion, moderated by Other Minds Executive and Artistic Director, Charles Amirkhanian, who introduces a number of the evening’s featured composers and performers...
Keywords: Other Minds Festival; OM 7; Music; New Music; californialightandsound; 20th century classical; panel discussion; mixed media; percussion ensembles; electro-acoustic; chamber music; operas
|Other Minds Festival: OM 6: Concert 1-2 and Artist Forums - Other Minds|
The 6th Other Minds Festival was held March 16-18, 2000 at the Theatre Artaud, in San Francisco. Concert 1: Guest Artistic Director Carl Stone begins the proceedings with some introductory remarks and then introduces all the featured composers as they gather on stage for a group photo. The first concert then begins with: The Three Strange Angels, Peter Garland Greetings [Lyrics (Arabic): Ismail Hasan], Hamza El Din Escalay (Water Wheel), Hamza El Din Memory Pieces, David Lang Solo Improvisations...
Keywords: californialightandsound; Other Minds Festival; OM 6; new music; music; lecture; panel discussion; Popular music; Aleatory music; 20th century classical; String quartets; Turntablism; Sampling (Sound); Group identity Music; Philosophy and aesthetics